Executive Director

Position Details

Type Full Time
Offered By Main Street Monroe, Inc
1717 10th Street
Monroe, Wisconsin
Salary 35k-40k
Deadline 09/20/2014
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Name: Ryan Wilson
Title: Board President
Phone: 608-558-3860

Applications are being accepted for the position of Executive Director of the Monroe Wisconsin Main Street organization. The Main Street program in Monroe has been in existence for over ten years, using the National Main Street Four-Point Approach. The program has been the catalyst for extensive up-grading of Monroe’s historic Downtown Square, which features architecturally classic buildings highlighted by the Green County Courthouse. We are looking for an Executive Director who will be excited about the opportunities in downtown Monroe and who will help continue to move Main Street Monroe to a professional and sustainable level. The City of Monroe has about 11,000 population, is the county seat and largest city in Green County, located approximately 45 miles southwest of Madison. Monroe and Green County are known throughout the country for the production of award-winning artisan and ethnic cheeses. Major businesses in the area include Colony Brands, Mitek Corporation, and a renowned medical community (Monroe Clinic and Hospital).


Applicants should have education and/or experience in one or more of the following areas: marketing, volunteer management, project management, or small business development/recruitment. Experience with historic preservation, planning, economic development, retailing, or nonprofit management is a plus. The applicant must be self-starting, energetic, well organized, and able to work well with others. Evidence of excellent communication skills is a necessity. Examples of project management skills will be requested. Monroe residency is preferred, Green County residency required upon acceptance of the position. While a Bachelor’s degree is preferred, it is not required.

How to Apply

Send resume, cover letter, salary expectations and three references to: Main Street Monroe, Inc. Attn: Ryan Wilson, President P.O. Box 544 Monroe, WI 53566 For full consideration, respond by September 20, 2014. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to Ryan Wilson at 608-558-3860.